Auction 130, Lot 18

"[Lot of 3] North America [and] Asia [and] Africa", Rapkin, John

Subject: Continents

Period: 1860 (circa)


Color: Black & White

14 x 10 inches
35.6 x 25.4 cm

The lot is a matched set of maps including North America, Asia, and Africa. All are surrounded by a decorative border and measure approximately as shown. These are from an uncommon edition, without vignettes, drawn and engraved by Rapkin and published by the London Printing and Publishing Company.


Condition: A

Issued folding, now flattened. The map of Asia has a couple faint spots, else fine.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/2/2009